Plot & Details
Hip-hop mogul Damon Dash (Paper Soldiers) directs this semi-autobiographical film based on his life as the proprietor of Roc-a-Fella Records. Ebon Moss-Bachrach stars as David Katz, a reporter who, upon interviewing rap producer Damon (Capone), finds himself drawn deeper and deeper into the high-class world of hip-hop. Before he knows it, Katz ignites a war within the label that could bring down the operation for good. A bevy of celebrities from all walks of life make appearances, including Riddick Bowe, Lorraine Bracco, Mariah Carey, Sean "P. Diddy" Combs, Carson Daly, Jay-Z, Chloe Sevigny, James Toback, and countless others.
- MPAA Rating: R
- Genre(s): Comedy,Musicals
- Run Time: 93min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 04/29/2005
- DVD Release Date: 08/30/2005
- Distributor(s): TLA Releasing
- Director(s): Damon Dash
- Starring: Ebon Moss-Bachrach , Devon Aoki , Capone , Robert Stapleton , Rashida Jones
- Themes: Members of the Press,Musician's Life
- Tone: Slick,Talky,Witty,Flashy
- Keywords: hip-hop-music,music-business,music-producer,music-scene,rap-music,record-company,reporter
- Country of Origin: USA - Limited (04-29-2005)
- Language: English